Taxation and Assessment Policies on Flooded Agriculture Land
Number: POP 4-16A
Department: Saskatchewan Ministry of Government Relations
WHEREAS the Quill Lakes and similar watersheds in the province have experienced extensive flooding in recent years; and
WHEREAS producers are stilled required to pay taxes and lease fees on flooded agricultural land from which they have no ability to generate any income.
BE IT RESOLVED that SARM lobby the provincial government to review their taxation and fee assessment policies for agriculture land taken out of production by large scale flooding